Casa Mediterranea

The strategic project Mediterranean Housing aims at promoting innovation in the key regional industries of brick and ceramic materials, particularly relevant for the Emilia-Romagna construction sector renovation.

Read more

NUCLEI

Network of Technology Transfer Nodes for Enhanced Open Innovation in Central Europe advanced manufacturing and processing industry

Read more

A.SPIRE - Sustainable Process Industry through Resource and Energy Efficiency

A.SPIRE is the European Association which is committed to manage and implement the SPIRE Public-Private Partnership

Read more

ACCENT | Accompany City in Energy Strategy

ACCENT is a Climate-KIC project that aims at supporting the energy transition of European cities by developing a web based platform to visualize, analyze and share energy data related to buildings. 

Read more

ASTER in Silicon Valley

Emilia-Romagna in Silicon Valley supports and promotes the two-way link between our region and Silicon Valley

Read more

BEST

The “BEST Energy CheckUp” project is a DEMONSTRATOR aiming at implementing full-spectrum energy saving scans for SMEs.

Read more

BioMethER

Biomether aims at boosting the biomethane value chain in Emilia-Romagna. The project will realize two demonstration plants for biomethane production for direct grid injection. These demonstration plants will act as foot-in-the-door for the development of the biomethane value chain in the region.

Read more

Build Interest

Improving the attractiveness of investments in energy efficiency and sustainability in buildings

Read more

Climate KIC Accelerator

The programme aims to develop knowledge and promote innovation inthematic areas relevant for climate change

Read more

Climate Launch Pad

It is a business plan competition for the clean-tech sector. 

Read more

Climate-KIC - Knowledge Innovation Community on Climate

Climate-KIC is the EU’s largest public private partnership addressing climate change through innovation to build a zero carbon economy.

Read more

EBN | European Business & Innovation Centre Network

EBN is a network of around 150 quality-certified EU|BICs (business and innovation centres) and 100 other organisations that support the development and growth of innovative entrepreneurs, start-ups and SMEs. EBN is also a community of professionals whose day-to-day work helps these businesses to grow in the most effective, efficient and sustainable way.

Read more

ECN | European Crowdfunding Network

The European Crowdfunding Network AISBL (ECN) is a professional network aimed at innovating, representing, promoting and protecting the European crowdfunding industry.

Read more

EIT Raw Materials

EIT Raw Materials has the ambitious vision of turning the challenge of raw materials dependence into a strategic strength for Europe. Its mission is to boost the competitiveness, growth and attractiveness of the European raw materials sector via radical innovation and entrepreneurship. 

Read more

ELISE

The aim is to strengthen the regional innovation ecosystem in the Life Sciences and facilitate collaboration between research and business

Read more

ERRIN - European Regions Research and Innovation Network

Founded in 2001, ERRIN is a unique Brussels-based platform of more than 120 regional stakeholders organisation most of whom are represented by their Brussels offices.

Read more

FIRST - Funding for Innovation, Research and Technological Development

First is a service created by ASTER in 1999 with the aim to provide information, analysis and assistance on opportunities offered by regional, national and European funds for innovation, research and technological development.

Read more

INCLUSIVE

Smart and adaptive interfaces for INCLUSIVE work environment

Read more

INKREASE - INnovation and Knowledge for REgional Actions and SystEms

INKREASE is a project involving 7 European regions that aims at improving the innovation delivery capacity of the participating regions, mainstreaming into the regional strategies advanced policies and tools to increase the capacities of the various innovation ecosystems, reinforce the collaboration between research and business communities and exploit the economic valorization processes of research results

Read more

Inno Infra Share

The goal of INNO INFRA SHARE is to improve the accessibility and exploitation – also at the interregional level - of local Research and Innovation infrastructures (RII) by SMEs

Read more

Le Serre di ASTER

It provides an acceleration path including various services devoted to business creation - training, meetings, advisory services, networking - with the aim of increasing beneficiaries' skills and ability to enter and remain in the market.

Read more

NESSIE | North Sea Solutions for Innovation in Corrosion for Energy

NeSSIE si propone di affrontare il tema della corrosione delle strutture negli impianti offshore di produzione di potenza da fonti rinnovabile quali: energia eolica, mareomotrice, del moto ondoso.

Read more

Open EYE - Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs

Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs is a cross-border exchange programme which gives new or aspiring entrepreneurs the chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs running small businesses in other Participating Countries.

Read more

RegionARTS | Enhancing SME growth by the integration of artists in ICT projects

Ha come obiettivo la valorizzazione delle politiche a favore delle Industrie Culturali e Creative.

Read more

REGIONS 4FOOD | REGIONal Strategies 4 FOOD 4.0 Revolution

Aims at promoting the digitization of the agri-food value chain in order to maximize the growth potential of the digital economy and tackle future challenges in this sector.

Read more

REINWASTE | Remanufacture the food supply chain by testing INNovative solutions for zero inorganic W

Reinwaste is a project which aims to bring a concrete contribution to the reduction of inorganic waste production, favoring the adoption of greener innovative concepts by agriculture&food industry, with a focus on SMEs.

Read more

SCHIP | Social Challenges Innovation Platform

A platform aiming at creating a marketplace where actual social challenges can meet powerful and innovative solutions

Read more

Scient

Is an University/business alliance cofunded by the Erasmus+ program, aiming at improve scientific entrepreneurship and focusing on young researchers, the brightest minds, with business potential untapped. 

Read more

SHAR-EEN

The objective of the SHAR-EEN project is to identify and link-up with collaborative economy platforms, exchange experience with all relevant stakeholders and help European SMEs

Read more

Start Cup ER

It is the main regional business plan competition dedicated to innovative entrepreneurial projects with a deep relation with the research results.

Read more

StartInnShop

StartInnShop, cofunded by the European Union (H2020 program, INNOSUP sub programme dedicated to peer learning of Innovation agencies), is a one year project that supports the feasibility study of new services for startups, specifically dedicated to speed up the "go to market" processes. The consortium consists of 3 innovation agencies: Aster, coordinator; Laval Mayenne Technopole (France), The Rubicon Centre (Ireland)

Read more

STORM | Industrial Symbiosis for the Sustainable Management of Raw Materials

The Project objective is to implement a long term self-sustainable excellence Network dedicated to provide services to external customers for the implementation of innovative, sustainable business and cooperation model solutions for the all-round recycling and/or exploitation of raw materials from end of life complex products with more attention for secondary products. 

Read more

SUNFRAIL - Reference Sites Network for Prevention and Care of Frailty and Chronic Conditions in com

SUNFRAIL aims at improving the identification, prevention and management of frailty and care of multimorbidity in community dwelling persons (over 65) of loco-regional settings of EU countries. 

 
Read more

SurplusMall

The project aims at analysing the feasibility of a new business model, aligned with European strategies of circular economy, based on a cloud platform addressed to support the trading of industrial surpluses.

Read more

TRIS | Transition Regions towards Industrial Symbiosis

TRIS project will support public bodies to develop activities aimed to increase the resource efficiency and competitiveness through Industrial Symbiosis. The overall objective is to identify and analyse the barriers and/or enabling factors to the widespread and durable adoption of Industrial Symbiosis practices.

The exchange and mutual learning based on partners’ previous experiences and practices will provide each regions with a number of examples of solution to effectively overcome such barriers
 

Read more

Vanguard Initiative

The Vanguard Initiative is a network of 30 EU regions which are politically committed to revitalising European industrial growth by leading by example in boosting growth, competitiveness and innovation in their regions. This should be done by improving the alignment between regional areas of strength and enabling co-investment, on the basis of regional smart specialisation strategies. The political leadership in every partner region has undertaken this commitment by signing a joint declaration, known as the Milan Declaration.

Read more

WoodpickER

WoodPickER analyses the feasibility of a sustainable forest management model in a pilot area of the Emilia-Romagna region.

Read more

World Food Research & Innovation Forum

The Forum aims to set up an international think tank to attract global players in Emilia-Romagna on research and global food security and devoted to global strategy for the development of the agrifood sector and research and policy for the sustainability and food security and safety, in order to support the competitiveness of enterprises and agrifood sector as well as the research community, governments and

Read more